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Retirada (It.: ‘withdrawal’)locked

  • Tim Crawford


A title sometimes used in the 17th and 18th centuries, particularly in eastern Europe, for the closing dance of a suite. Examples may be found in Radolt's lutebook Die aller treueste, verschwigneste und nach so wohl fröhlichen als traurigen Humor (Vienna, 1701) and in some 18th-century lute manuscripts....

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